Shawn G. Nevers

Title: 
Research Librarian

Shawn Nevers

 

Email:
neverss@lawgate.byu.edu
Phone:
(801) 422-8784
Office:
274E JRCB
Primary Responsibilities:

Facilitate faculty research and support.  Oversee and maintain the library’s electronic resources.  Provide reference services and assistance to students, faculty and public patrons.  Teach legal research.  Assist with Westlaw/Lexis Nexis user passwords.

Education

B.A., Brigham Young University, 2002
J.D., Brigham Young University, 2005
M.L.I.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006

Affiliation

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL)
Western Pacific Chapter (WestPac)

Courses Taught

Introduction to Legal Research and Writing Introduction to Advocacy

Research Interests

Legal research instruction
Electronic legal research

Professional Bibliography:

"Candy, Points, and Highlighters: Why Librarians, Not Vendors, Should Teach CALR to First-Year Students," 99 Law Libr. J. 757 (2007).  (available here)

"Promote Your Electronic Resources: How to Get More Bang for Your E-Resource Buck," 11 AALL Spectrum 4 (Apr. 2007).  (available here)

SSRN author page